Aladdin Sane

David Bowie - Aladdin Sane
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Based on 294 ratings
1973 Ratings: #10
April 13, 1973 / Release Date
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Z.Younk
100
The title track alone is a key David Bowie track. This is Golden Age Bowie, and this LP gave a taste of the experimentation and genre blending that would come. This is pure rock'n'roll, no synthetics added.
PipePanic
96
Theatrical. Glamourus. Classical. Heavy. Scary. Intense. Emotional. This album is kinda wild. It's got all the strange lyrical themes and futuristic yet classic songwriting of Bowies previous album, but with a more straightforward blues and jazz tinged sound that has stuck out through Bowies whole discography, but with somehow a more pure rock themed musical listen. It's dramatic, all while being incredibly entertaining. It's a genius piece of music criticizing and glorifying the American ... read more
amw100
84
A lad.
I N S A N E
95
Drive-In Saturday, Cracked Actor, & Time are essential Bowie tracks
Plats
96
“Aladdin Sane” continues David Bowie’s 70’s winning streak by taking what was so great about his previous records and building upon them while moving towards a more straightforward rock sound and introducing the new titular character! The oddball lyricism, the great performances, the consistency and personality flowing through these songs, it’s all authenticaly Bowie and it’s exactly why I love him so much!

Fav Tracks: Time, Drive-In Saturday, Cracked Actor, ... read more
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Track List

  1. Watch That Man
  2. Aladdin Sane (1913-1938-197?)
  3. Drive-In Saturday
  4. Panic in Detroit
  5. Cracked Actor
  6. Time
  7. The Prettiest Star
  8. Let's Spend the Night Together
  9. The Jean Genie
  10. Lady Grinning Soul 
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